Ao Dai goes on display thanks to Vietnamese designer in Russia
The Vietnamese traditional long dress known as an Ao Dai was modeled by Russian students and Vietnamese people in Moscow, Russia, featuring various styles, materials, patterns, and colours by designer Minh Hanh.
The fashion show opens with an Ao Dai collection that feature several famous architectural sites in Russia.
A total of 60 dresses made from silk and brocade by ethnic people in Vietnam are paraded for viewers to enjoy.
The event is one of many activities being held to celebrate Vietnam Year in Russia and Russia Year in Vietnam.
Designer Minh Hanh presents Ao Dai and brocade dresses as special gifts to the State Museum of Oriental Art in Moscow following the fashion show.
The show is notable for its large scale and sees a lot of people take part.
Designer Minh Hanh (second from left) upon receiving a gift from the museum